Molecule Index

Simple Molecules

  • Gases

  • Ammonia
  • Carbon Dioxide
  • Nitrogen
  • Oxygen
  • Ozone
  • Water

  • Foods

  • Acetaldehyde
  • Acetic Acid
  • Butanedione
  • Butanoic Acid
  • Ethanol
  • Formaldehyde
  • Formic Acid
  • Linoleic Acid
  • Methanol
  • 2-tert-Butyl-4-Methoxyphenol

  • Fuels

  • Benzene
  • Butane
  • Ethane
  • Iso-octane
  • Methane
  • Octane
  • Propane
  • Tetraethyllead
  • Toluene
  • Xylene

  • Fats

  • Cholesterol
  • Glycerol
  • Oleic Acid

  • Soaps

  • Polyoxyethylene
  • Sodium Stearate
  • Sodium Alkylbenzenesulphonate

    Polymers

    Synthetic Polymers

  • Plastics

  • Polyethene
  • Polypropene
  • Polychloroethene
  • Polydichloroethene
  • Polytetrafluoroethene
  • Polystyrene
  • Azodicarbonamide

  • Rubbers

  • Polyisoprene
  • Polyisobutene

  • Acrylates

  • Methyl Methacrylate
  • Lauryl Methacrylate
  • Methyl Cyanoacrylate

  • Polyesters - Acrylics

  • Ethylene Glycol
  • Terephthalic Acid
  • Polyethylene Terephthalate
  • Polyacrylonitrile

  • Nylon

  • Adipic Acid
  • Hexamethylene Diamine
  • Polyhexamethylene Adipamide

    Natural Polymers

  • Hair - Wool

  • α-Keratin

  • Silk

  • β-Keratin

  • Sugar

  • Glucose
  • Fructose
  • Sucrose

  • Cellulose

  • Cellulose

  • DNA

  • Deoxyribonucleic Acid

    Senses

  • Taste

  • Saccharin
  • Cyclamate
  • Aspartame
  • Oxalic Acid
  • Citric Acid
  • Quinine
  • Humulone
  • Piperine
  • Capsaicin
  • Zingerone
  • Menthol
  • Monosodium Glutamate
  • Adenosine Triphosphate

  • Smell

  • Hydrogen Sulphide
  • Acrolein
  • Benzaldehyde
  • Hydrogen Cyanide
  • Isoamyl Acetate
  • 2-Heptanone
  • 3-(p-hydroxyphenyl)-2-butanone
  • Ionone
  • Methyl-2-pyridyl Ketone
  • 2-methoxy-5-methylpyrazine
  • 2-Furylmethanethiol
  • Allylpropyldisulphide
  • Diallyldisulphide
  • Thiopropionaldehyde
  • Benzyl Acetate
  • Carvone
  • Cinnemaldehyde
  • Eugenol
  • Geraniol
  • 2-Phenyl Ethanol
  • Antheole
  • Camphor
  • α-pinene
  • α-terpinol
  • Vanillin
  • Dimethylpyrazine
  • Civetone
  • 3-Methylbutanethiol
  • Urea
  • Putrescine
  • Trimethylamine

  • Vision

    Receptors

  • cis-Retinal
  • trans-Retinal

    Colours

  • Chlorophyll
  • Carotene
  • Zeaxanthin
  • Astaxanthin
  • Direct Blue-2B
  • t-Indigo
  • Perlagondin
  • Quercetin
  • Tyrosine
  • Melanin
  • Dihydroxy Acetone
  • Amyl-p-dimethylaminobenzoate

    Medical Molecules

  • Antibiotics

  • Penicillin
  • Streptomycin
  • Sulphanilamide

  • Painkillers

  • Aspirin
  • Morphine
  • Ibuprofen
  • Paracetamol
  • Tetrahydrocannabinol

  • Stimulants

  • Adrenaline
  • Caffeine
  • Nicotine
  • Barbituate
  • Amphetamine
  • Cocaine

    Gender

  • Estradiol
  • Testosterone

  • Antianxiety

  • Valium

  • Antiulcer

  • Zantac
  • Cimetidene

  • Antiviral

  • 4-Guanidino-Neu5Ac2en

  • Anticancer

  • Taxol
  • Doxorubicin

  • AntiAIDS

  • AZT
  • Prostratin

    Horrible Molecules

  • Pollution

  • Sulphur Dioxide
  • Sulphur Trioxide
  • Sulphuric Acid
  • Nitrogen Oxide
  • Nitrogen Dioxide
  • Nitric Acid
  • Hydrogen Peroxide
  • Carbon Monoxide

  • Poison

  • Dioxin
  • Methyl Isocyanate

  • War

  • Mustard Gas
  • Nitroglycerin
  • TNT
  • Phosgene
  • Tabun
  • Sarin

    Interesting Molecules

  • Buckminsterfullerene